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Poundbury farmers’ market has moved to a new home in Queen Mother Square, in front of Little Waitrose.

The popular market – which has hosted celebrities such as Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall – moved from its old site near Brownsword Hall to the new venue on April 6.
To help celebrate the move, Tim Attril, chef from the...

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Dorchester’s historic Old Crown Court – where the Tolpuddle Martyrs were tried in 1834 – looks set to become a major tourist attraction.

The town has won National Lottery funding which will allow detailed plans to be drawn up to transform the Grade I listed building in High West Street into a heritage centre.
The plans...

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Dorchester is one of the most creative, switched on, environmentally-aware towns in England. It is one of a growing number of areas to have established ‘Transition Town’ status, aimed at encouraging a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

The town boasts a wide choice of alternative therapists offering treatments such as aromatherapy, reflexology, reiki, shiatsu, chi kung, NLP and...

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